Man Beaten To Death By Couple At Sekyere Afram Plains
In the Ashanti Region’s Sekyere Afram Plains District, an unidentified man was beaten to death in the Takorase Dagomba Line Electoral Area.
The deceased was killed by a man and his two wives for attempting to kill them, according to Emmanuel Anangana, Assembly member Takorase Dagomba Line Electoral Area.
In an interview, the Assembly member stated that he was summoned to the homicide scene in the early hours of today.
He claimed the deceased went to the home of a guy and his family and shot them with a gun, intending to murder them.
“The man who killed lives together with his 2 wives. He heard his dogs barking in the night so he opened his door to find out what was happening. Immediately after he opened the door, the deceased who had put on a mask shot him. Fortunately, he didn’t die so he boldly chased and grabbed him (deceased). He and his 2 wives however retaliated, they flogged him until he died.” The assembly member stated.
Police who arrived at the crime scene today found a locally made firearm from the dead, he added.
Knives, ammunition, and cell phones were also discovered.
The dead is not a resident of the neighborhood, according to nearby locals.